i) Outline the factors which might influence the level of risk from manual handling activities in relation to :-
a) The load,
b) The individual,
c) The task,
d) The working environment and
e) Other factors.
ii) Describe and discuss the five assessment tools employed in work-related musculoskeletal risks and their respective applications.
Describe and discuss the main features which should be considered in the design of hand tools with particular reference to their handles.
Describe the health hazards which might be encountered by refuse collectors employed to remove waste from domestic premises and to load it in a refuse vehicle.
Identify the safety and health risks faced by operators working in a call centre and outline in EACH case, the corresponding precautions that could be taken to reduce such risks.
i) What are the ergonomic considerations to be taken in design and safe employ of checkouts in hypermarkets?
ii) Outline and describe the contents of a training programme for cashiers in view to limit the severity and risk of musculoskeletal disorders.